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Williamstown Police Charge Grant County Man in Hit and Run

Date of News Release: 05/30/2017

Dry Ridge, KY. The Kentucky State Police Post 6 assisted Williamstown Police in a hit and run fatal collision involving a pedestrian on March 4, 2017 around 7:14 p.m. Jose Jacinto Contreras (30) of Greenville, Ohio was walking on Stewartsville Road (KY36) in Williamstown when he was fatally struck by a vehicle. The vehicle that stuck Mr. Contreras did not stop at the scene. Officer Cody Blevins of Williamstown Police Department responded to the collision. Through Officer Blevins and Detective Troy Brooks of KSP Post 6 investigation of the collision they were able to charge Victor E. Parr (57) of Corinth, KY with Leaving the Scene of an Accident/ Failure to Render Aid or Assistance, a Class A Misdemeanor. This case remains under investigation by Officer Cody Blevins of the Williamstown Police Department.